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Exports, Politics, And Economic Development

Pakistan, 1970-1982, 1st Edition

By John Q Adams


274 pages

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During the 1970s, Pakistan’s export policies went through two major transformations as a result of realignments among its internal interest groups, bringing about significant changes in export composition and performance. As leader of a coalition of labor, small business, and other mass interests, President Z. A. Bhutto supported a more equitable d

Table of Contents

Westview Replica Editions -- Abbreviations and Conversion Factors -- Preface and Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- The Political Basis of Pakistan’s Economic Policy -- Economic Development, Policy, and Politics, 1960–1971 -- Politics and the Economy after 1971 -- The Impact of External and Internal Factors on Pakistan’s Exports -- Elites, Interest Groups, and the Formation of Economic Policy -- Export Policies -- The Growth, Composition, and Direction of Pakistan’s Exports -- The Changing Pattern of Pakistan’s Foreign Trade and its Determinants -- Agricultural Policy and Exports -- Cotton Textiles Exports -- Exports of the Small-Scale Sector -- The Future of Pakistan’s Economy and Politics

About the Author

John Adams, professor of economics at the University of Maryland, is the author of India: The Search for Unity, Democracy, and Progress.

Sabiha Iqbal recently received her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies